How does getting paid $18,000 for laying in bed sound? Well NASA's ready to pay up! Laci explains why they're willing to cut the check.
Flat-out working: NASA to pay 18 grand for 70-day sleep study
"Ever dreamed of helping take one giant step for man from the comfort of your bed? You could be in luck, as NASA is willing to shell out five grand a month to allow a few fortunate loafers to live out their dream... all for the sake of science."
NASA Will Pay $18,000 To Watch You Rest In Bed--Really
"That's right, you could get paid a total of around $18,000 for lying in bed, playing games on your phone, reading books, skyping with your friends and family, taking online classes - and even go on with your day job if you can get away with working remotely, so long as you don't get out of bed for that entire duration."
NASA Bed Rest Study Application
How Space Affects Your Body:
Can You Smell Space?:
DNews is dedicated to satisfying your curiosity and to bringing you mind-bending stories & perspectives you won't find anywhere else! New videos twice daily.
Watch More DNews on TestTube http://testtube.com/dnews
DNews on Twitter http://twitter.com/dnews
Anthony Carboni on Twitter http://twitter.com/acarboni
Laci Green on Twitter http://twitter.com/gogreen18
Trace Dominguez on Twitter http://twitter.com/trace501
DNews on Facebook http://facebook.com/dnews
DNews on Google+ http://gplus.to/dnews
Discovery News http://discoverynews.com